WEBINARS during the month of June

  • 04th June 2020
  • by secretary
01 June 2020. COVID-19 EMERGENCY RESPONSE: THE AFRICAN NUTRITION PERSPECTIVES Organised by FAO and the African Nutrition Society (ANS)

02 June 2020. Food in times of pandemic: realism without magic in Latin America and the Caribbean

03 June 2020. 2:30 pm, CEST. COVID-19 and Sustainable Food Systems: Responses and innovations to tackle vulnerabilities and build back better Aimed primarily at regional and national decision-makers focusing on food or elements of the food system, the webinar is open to anyone with an interest in building sustainable food systems as a response to COVID-19 through a systems approach, and the role of inter-sectoral coordination and collaboration. The webinar is part of a Series of webinars on the Food Systems Approach in Practice promoted by members of the One Planet Network Sustainable Food Systems Programme (SFS Programme), a global multi-stakeholder platform to support countries in the transition towards sustainable food systems.

03 June 2020. 8:00 pm, CEST. WEBINAR: The Caribbean COVID-19 Food Security and Livelihoods Impact Survey

03-05 June 2020. Digital Conference: Food in the time of crises. This three-day event will continue to push the horizon of digital conferencing through interactive sessions, inspirational talks, documentary screenings and exclusive interviews streamed live from Bonn as well as landscapes and cities around the world. Participants will experience crowdsourced idea-sharing, networking to connect activities, digital scavenger hunts, learning journeys, live polls and more.

04 June 2020. 16:00 PM CEST  CGIAR webinar series on climate security

4 June 2020. 13:00 PM CEST Webinar Covid 19: Learning to Build Resilience for Africa’s small scale farmers, food systems and sovereignty

4 June 2020. 14:00 PM CEST Webinar on Preventing Food Loss and Waste during COVID-19? Policy and Technology Innovations for Less FLW and More Sustainable Food Systems. Organised by FAO Regional Office for the Near East and North Africa FAO/RNE.


4 June 2020. 15:00 to 16:00 CEST Webinar Mapping Africa’s priorities ahead of the EU-AU Summit

5 June 2020. 9:00 am EDT Webinar Food Systems DashboardRegister: https://bit.ly/3d5jAoW
Link to the Dashboard: foodsystemsdashboard.org
The Food Systems Dashboard is highly relevant to our community. It compiles data across the whole food system to assess & strengthen ag-nutrition linkages. In doing so, it brings together indicators from many diverse organizations/sources, which aligns with our CoP ethic of collaboration and breaking down institutional and sector boundaries.


10 June 2020. One day online virtual interaction Youth in Agribusiness: Coping with COVID-19 in the context of a Changing Climate + 20 May 2020 to 5 June 2020. Online discussion. The CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS), IFDC-2SCALE, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (UN-FAO), AgriProFocus, the Climate Smart Agriculture Youth Network (CSAYN) and the Swedish International Agricultural Network Initiative (SIANI) are hosting an online discussion on the Climate and Agriculture Network for Africa ( CANA ) platform.

10 June 2020. WEBINAR 12:00 Central Africa Time (GMT +2): How plant breeding can be deployed to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 on food and nutrition security across the African continent.

10 June WEBINAR @ 15h CEST: How are African governments responding to avert a COVID-19 hunger crisis? [EN/FR]

11 June 2020. Power and priorities: equitable partnerships in Agriculture, Nutrition and Health research. This webinar will dive into the challenges of equity in research partnerships tackling global agriculture, food systems and nutrition research.

12 June 2020. 5 pm CSET. “Bridging Research and Policy Responses to COVID-19: Value Chain, Food Security, Women, Youth and Vulnerable Groups”: Value Chain and Rural Development Theme

15 June until 6 July, DAI and ECDPM will hold a series of webinars that will bring together public and private practitioners to reflect on the immediate reaction of the development community to the challenges posed by COVID-19, and support the post-pandemic global response of the European Union, as per its recent Communication. Calendar and topics of the weekly webinars

  • 15 June: Strengthening MSMEs for economic resilience and sustainable development
  • 22 June: COVID-19 and the accelerated digitalisation of developing countries’ economies
  • 29 June: How Covid-19 calls for an alliance for financing
  • 6 July: Building stronger health systems going forwardThe webinars will be held on Monday from 3:00 pm to 4:15 pm
  • For more detailed information on the webinars and speakers, please download the programme here.
  • To register, please fill this form.

19 June 2020. 5 pm CSET. “Bridging Research and Policy Responses to COVID-19: Value Chain, Food Security, Women, Youth and Vulnerable Groups”: Food Security, Women, Youth and Vulnerable Groups

23-25 June 2020. Agriculture, Nutrition and Health (ANH) Academy Learning Lab.+ 30 June-2 July 2020. ANH Research Conference Organised by CGIAR, BMGF, DfID

23 July 2020. Financing climate smart agriculture. Second Webinar of the The Southern Africa Climate Smart Agriculture Alliance (SACSAA), in partnership with the Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture (GACSA), the African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD), and the CGIAR Research Program on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security (CCAFS) is leading a virtual multi-stakeholder dialogue which addresses critical issues in developing resilient food system in this era of COVID-19.